Darren completed his Totally Television training earlier this year and is already in development with CBC on his show, Dwayne Has Issues.
Jeffrey’s Features First film, Bang Bang Baby, was fully produced in 2014 and won the award for best Canadian first feature film at TIFF.
Todd McCauley: NSI Features First was a welcoming environment where all participants were seen as equal
Todd’s Features First film, SuperGrid, went on to receive the award for best feature film at the Saskatchewan Independent Film Awards.
Sandi’s NSI Features First film, Hailey Rose, is slated to begin production in spring 2021.
Director and co-founder of Farpoint Films, John says NSI equipped him with knowledge and understanding of the film industry.
Marlene Kendall, NSI board chair: NSI provides high-quality training to underrepresented and diverse participants
Marlene is inspired by the courage NSI students have in telling their stories.
David directed his NSI Features First film, Fetching Cody, in 2005. His NSI Totally Television show, The Last Nation, is currently in development with CTV.
Gemma was given the tools to improve her project and challenge herself to take her work to the next level.
Brad, vice-chair of the NSI Board of Directors, marvels at the amazing work created by alumni.
Alex’s film, êmîcêtôsêt: Many Bloodlines, has been celebrated at film festivals across North America. Most recently, it was named as one of Canada’s Top Ten Shorts of 2020 at TIFF.
Robert participated in NSI’s inaugural Features First program which led to directing his first film and gaining confidence to move his career forward.
CBC New Indigenous Voices grad and current NSI IndigiDocs participant, Erica, believes NSI helped her get her foot in the door early on in her career.